( ; ) is an Indian actress
, singer and music composer who has worked in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu films. Her parents are noted actors, Kamal Haasan
. As a child artiste, she sang in films and appeared in a guest role, before making her adult acting debut in the 2009 action drama, Luck
. She has won acclaim for her role in the Walt Disney
fantasy film, Anaganaga O Dheerudu
. She is currently filming for several projects including A. R. Murugadoss
's 7aam Arivu
She has also continued her stint in music through work as a singer in regional Indian languages, a career in music direction beginning with her father's production Unnaipol Oruvan
and her own music band and album.
Shruti Rajalakshmi Haasan was born to actors Kamal Hassan
. Her younger sister Akshara represents India
nationally for Ballroom Latin dancing
. Haasan studied at Abacus
in Chennai and moved to Mumbai
to study psychology
at St. Andrew’s College.
Haasan shifted her focus to cinema and music, and eventually travelled to the USA
to continue to learn music at the Musicians Institute
in California, before returning to Chennai.
Shruti Haasan sang her first song aged just six in her father's Thevar Magan
in the composition of Ilaiyaraaja
. While in school, Haasan made her singing debut in the Hindi language
... Read More